Technology

Tag Archives

Archive of posts published in the category: activities
Apr
26

The impact of home computer use on children's activities and development. – PubMed

The increasing amount of time children are spending on computers at home and school has raised questions about how the use of computer technology may make a difference in their lives–from helping with homework to causing depression to encouraging violent behavior. This article provides an overview of the limited research on the effects of home computer use on children’s physical, cognitive, and social development. Initial research suggests, for example, that access to computers increases the total amount of time children spend in front of a television or computer screen at the expense of other activities, thereby putting them at risk for obesity. At the same time, cognitive research suggests that playing computer games can be an important building block to computer literacy because it enhances children’s ability to read and visualize images in three-dimensional space and track multiple images simultaneously. The limited evidence available also indicates that home computer use

Read More
Apr
22

13 Activities for Kids Using Technology in an Off-Screen Way

There’s always something new for us to discover, as well as old favorites. I am so grateful to have activities handed to us… Fun and easy ones that can be put together in a moment’s notice! You’re awesome Jamie and I appreciate you sharing your activities and ideas!! – Melissa C.

“I absolutely love that this takes all the prep work out of engaging my children. It is so easy to just put up the calendar, and glance at it for inspiration when we are in a funk.” – The Activity Room Member, Rachel

I have found it impossible to Google ideas from a million different sites, get organized, shop for supplies, etc. This is exactly what I have been searching for! Thanks for making something so organized and easy to use. – Early Years Activity Plans User, Melissa C.

This takes down the need to scour the internet for

Read More
Apr
2

Fun free online learning games and activities for kids.















“Fun Site

of the Week!”
Terrific online

educational games, especially geography.
-Dallas Children’s Museum
 

createzone

spanish

animal quizzes
Animal Quizzes


games are being converted for all devices

geography continent games



At our educational website, we have hundreds of free, online, learning games for kids.
But anyone interested in online learning can use our site –

we have so many
subjects – (geography, math, animals, science,

language arts, creative actibities, health) and lots of

levels for all abilities –
loads of games and activities for learners of any age.

Over the last year we’ve had over 20 million visitors

and
over 5 million hours of learning!

Recommended sections per level:

Preschool and Kindergarten
*Preschool/Kindergarten* (numbers, colors, shapes, alphabet, animals)
*Preschool Animals* (movies, create games, games, flashcards)
*Animal Kid’s Corner* (lower row – puzzles, matching games, painting)
Read More
Dec
10

The Worldwide Chief In Sports activities

Websites are web real-estate through which you need to invest your time and money to generate outstanding outcomes sooner or later. Craigslist is among the most popular classified promoting websites that has grown steadily because it began in 1995. Intuitive controls make adding product options, images and descriptions straightforward. The Chicago Manual of Model On-line acknowledges that lots of people are writing and prefer the one phrase version “website” for casual and pleasant writing.

I’ve compiled an inventory of a number of the highest-rated and most popular running shoes designed for underpronation. Dailymotion is one of the high three video sites based on visitors and as such gives an excellent YouTube different. GamersGate is without doubt one of the other standard websites like Steam that players flock to when they are on the lookout for a bargain.

Remember that many of those websites featured here supply free trials which are … Read More